In this July 30, 2014 file photo, girls cool themselves in a fountain after a sunny and hot day in Alexandrov Garden at the Kremlin Wall in Moscow, Russia. Federal science officials announced Friday that for the third time in a decade, the globe sizzled to the hottest year on record.
In this July 30, 2014 file photo, girls cool themselves in a fountain after a sunny and hot day in Alexandrov Garden at the Kremlin Wall in Moscow, Russia. Federal science officials announced Friday that for the third time in a decade, the globe sizzled to the hottest year on record. Alexander Zemlianichenko AP
In this July 30, 2014 file photo, girls cool themselves in a fountain after a sunny and hot day in Alexandrov Garden at the Kremlin Wall in Moscow, Russia. Federal science officials announced Friday that for the third time in a decade, the globe sizzled to the hottest year on record. Alexander Zemlianichenko AP

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